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Under construction Taxon: Pygocentrus palometa Valenciennes, 1850
 Classification by: 
Natura - nature
   Mundus Plinius - physical world
     Naturalia - natural bodies
       Biota
         Domain Eukaryota Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes
           Unikonta
             Opisthokonta Cavalier-Smith, 1987
               Holozoa
                 Kingdom Animalia C. Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
                   Epitheliozoa Ax, 1996
                     Eumetazoa Bütschli, 1910 - eumetazoans
                       Bilateria Hatschek, 1888 - bilaterians
                         Eubilateria Ax, 1987
                           Superphylum Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908 - deuterostomes
                             Phylum Chordata Bateson, 1885 - chordates
                               Subphylum Vertebrata Cuvier, 1812 - vertebrates
                                 Myopterygii - myopterygians
                                   Superclass Gnathostomata Zittel, 1879 - jawed vertebrates
                                     Grade Teleostomi C.L. Bonaparte, 1836
                                       Euteleostomi - bony vertebrates
                                         Class Actinopterygii Woodward, 1891 - ray-finned fishes
                                           Actinopteri E.D. Cope, 1871
                                             Subclass Neopterygii Regan, 1923
                                               Infraclass Teleostei Müller, 1845
                                                 Supercohort Teleocephala de Pinna, 1996
                                                   Clupeocephala
                                                     Cohort Otomorpha E.O. Wiley & G.D. Johnson, 2010
                                                       Subcohort Ostariophysi Sagemehl, 1885
                                                         Section Otophysa (Rosen & Greenwood, 1970)
                                                           Cypriniphysi
                                                             Superorder Characiphysae (Fink & Fink, 1981)
                                                               Order Characiformes Goodrich, 1909 - characins
                                                                 Suborder Characoidei
                                                                   Superfamily Characoidea
                                                                     Family Characidae - characins
                                                                       Subfamily Serrasalminae - piranhas and allies
                                                                         Genus Pygocentrus J. Müller & F.H. Troschel, 1844
                                                                           Pygocentrus palometa Valenciennes, 1850
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